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Big inning propels Brookhaven Academy past St. Al in Game 1

St. Aloysius was cruising along toward a relatively easy victory in its baseball playoff opener when it entered what seemed like a bad dream — ... Read more

6 hours ago by Ernest Bowker.

Warren Central finishes third at region golf tournament

Warren Central’s golf teams were chasing a number more than a championship on Tuesday, and a few shots here and there kept them from catching ... Read more

13 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Florence clips Lady Vikes in pitchers’ duel

Annalyn Nevels made one mistake in an otherwise nearly flawless pitching performance Monday, and it cost Warren Central dearly. Gabby Hoffman belted a solo home ... Read more

18 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Jackson State cancels football finale

JACKSON — Jackson State’s spring football season is finished. The university announced Tuesday that it has canceled Saturday’s season finale against Prairie View A&M due ... Read more

18 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Huge comeback gives Missy Gators region championship

For a while, the Vicksburg Missy Gators appeared headed for disaster. Needing only to win the game or lose by less than 10 runs against ... Read more

1 day ago by Ernest Bowker.

PCA’s season ends with playoff loss to Centreville

Porter’s Chapel Academy waited an extra couple of days for its next shot at Centreville Academy. It didn’t help. Payton Jones went 3-for-4 with one ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Rives named new Hinds CC baseball coach

RAYMOND — Hinds Community College reached into its family tree to find its next baseball head coach. Dan Rives, who spent a decade as an ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Temple says desire to spend time with family led to leaving Hinds

As he crested the age of 50 and started to evaluate his life, career, and the decade ahead, Hinds Community College baseball coach Sam Temple ... Read more

2 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Game Plan

The Vicksburg Post welcomes your items for the Game Plan. Submit items by email to sports@vicksburgpost.com. Please include the name and phone number of a ... Read more

2 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Louisiana Tech steals split from Southern Miss with walk-off homer

RUSTON, La. — Southern Miss was one out away from a huge series victory against Louisiana Tech when it was cruelly reminded of the old ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Bulldogs take finale, series from Ole Miss

STARKVILLE — For the fifth year in a row, Mississippi State is the king of Mississippi’s baseball diamonds. Tanner Allen hit a tiebreaking, bases-clearing triple ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

St. Aloysius track athlete Caty Mathews won the high jump and 300 meter hurdles at the MAIS District 3-4A meet on Thursday. Mathews high jumped ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Sports column: Retro NFL pages spark memories and curiosity

Whenever I scroll through Facebook these days, one of the more interesting pages I come across are those dedicated to the NFL eras of the ... Read more

3 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Southern Miss splits two with Louisiana Tech

RUSTON, La. — Southern Miss drew first blood in its series with Louisiana Tech, but the Bulldogs didn’t take long to bite back. A solo ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Baseball roundup: Warren Central, Tallulah Academy earn district wins

Warren Central took batting practice Saturday against Murrah and picked up a victory. Cooper Orman went 3-for-3 with a triple, two RBIs and two runs ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Nikhazy’s gem helps Rebels even series with Mississippi State

STARKVILLE — Doug Nikhazy flirted with history Saturday before settling for a simply dominant performance. The junior left-hander struck out 12 batters in a complete-game, ... Read more

3 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Gators win Class 5A state powerlifting championship

JACKSON — Vicksburg High’s powerlifting team flexed its muscle Saturday and walked away with a state championship. Six of the team’s eight lifters won individual ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Bulldogs take series opener from Ole Miss

STARKVILLE — Ole Miss and Mississippi State reminded a crowd of more than 10,000 fans what they’ve been missing for the past year. Kamren James ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

St. Aloysius splits doubleheader with Central Hinds

One nightmarish inning turned an outstanding evening into a so-so one for St. Aloysius’ baseball team. Central Hinds used six walks and some timely hits ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Missy Gators win Region 3-5A track championship

The Vicksburg Missy Gators spent as much time on the podium as they did on the track Friday afternoon. The Missy Gators won six events, ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Vikings crush Murrah, clinch playoff berth

Warren Central has punched its ticket to the MHSAA Class 6A baseball playoffs. Jack Wright struck out six batters in three innings pitched, and helped ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Gators confident as they chase Class 5A powerlifting championship

When they talk about their abilities, some of the members of Vicksburg High’s powerlifting team sound a bit cocky. “I’m the strongest super heavyweight in ... Read more

4 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

County athletes advance in track and field postseason

A handful of individual athletes from Warren County started to emerge as state championship contenders in the latest round of the high school track and ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

Warren Central softball player Mason Smith doubled, scored two runs and drove in four in an 18-12 win over Pearl on Tuesday. Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Flashes wallop Park Place in baseball matinee

Winning Thursday’s matinee against Park Place Christian didn’t put St. Aloysius in or out of the MAIS Class 4A baseball playoffs, but a victory did ... Read more

6 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

WC’s Gordon among the favorites at Class 6A state powerlifting meet

During football season, it’s easy to look right past Lane Gordon. As a sophomore, he hasn’t gotten to play a whole lot for Warren Central’s ... Read more

6 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Baseball roundup: Warren Central, Tallulah pick up region wins; St. Al takes a hit

With losses in five of its first six region games, qualifying for the MHSAA Class 6A baseball playoffs was not a foregone conclusion for Warren ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

Softball roundup: Seniors send WC past Pearl; Vicksburg crushes Ridgeland

Warren Central scored multiple runs in every inning except the fourth, and needed every bit of its highest-scoring performance of the season to hold off ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

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